Welcome to the Burton Sailing Club website

We are a fun, family club that provides a vast range of activities from training for beginners to regular racing, windsurfing and offshore sailing.

We enjoy excellent sailing facilities at Foremark Reservoir amidst the dramatic Derbyshire countryside, in the heart of the National Forest within easy reach of Derby, Nottingham, Burton, Leicester and Loughborough.

More information about the activities we offer, and membership, is given via the tabs above, and the latest news from the club is given below. We hope you enjoy reading about our club, and come and visit us at Foremark soon!

 Click here for info about up-coming sailing, powerboating and windsurfing courses

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LATEST NEWS

Thursday, 14 September 2017 14:12

Drumfire and Firework Party

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Thursday, 25 May 2017 05:45

Regatta Weekend

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Saturday  - a great day for all the family We’ll light the Barbie at 12pm and keep the food stacked through till about 3 Summer garden games on the lawn including swing-ball and a penalty shoot-out! Fun sailing (starting around 1pm) to include: The Topper/Pico relay race Capture the flag And the now famous ‘battle of Trafalgar’ water fight! (bring your water pistols and water balloons!)   We’ll settle down for an evening of entertainment with a live band from around 8pm, a fully stocked bar providing your every refreshment and a mouth watering hog-roast!   Free camping on site…
Monday, 08 May 2017 08:45

Open day

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Hi everyone, were looking all set for our open day. We have people for all of the roles and boats for joy riding.   Dont forget to send out invitations to everyone, scout groups, dance classes, hobby groups friends and relations.   See you there Malc
Monday, 24 April 2017 21:17

Open Day - 13th May

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Our second Open Day of the year will be on Saturday 13th May. Free sailing taster sessions and powerboat rides, plus windsurfing tasters with an RYA instructor (£25). Great fun for all ages! See the attached poster for more details.
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 23:24

Open Day - 1st April

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Our first open day of 2017 will be on April 1st. (This is not an April fools!) Free entry, and free taster sessions/powerboat rides. Great fun for all the family!
Thursday, 09 February 2017 23:03

Elliott Hall 24 hours in a life raft

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Elliott Hall one of our memners is spending 24 houra in a life raft in Southamptom Harbour. First to experiance what it is like to be a survivor, but more importantly to raise money for a camcer support charity. Please see the attached web site for the details and how you could support him in his endeavours.     http://www.sail4cancer.org/warsash-liferaft-2017-elliott-hall  

Upcoming Events

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25 Sep 2020
06:30PM - 08:30PM
Friday Windsurfing
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25 Sep 2020
06:30PM - 08:30PM
Recreational Sailing
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26 Sep 2020
OK Open (closed water)
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27 Sep 2020
Arthur George Pursuit
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27 Sep 2020
OK Open (closed water)
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03 Oct 2020
Start Windsurfing (Provisional)
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04 Oct 2020
Autumn Series
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07 Oct 2020
Loughborough Taster Day
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10 Oct 2020
Powerboat L2 Course (PB4)
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10 Oct 2020
Start Windsurfing (Provisional)
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11 Oct 2020
Autumn Series
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11 Oct 2020
Powerboat L2 Course (PB4)
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17 Oct 2020
Loughborough Trials (provis)
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18 Oct 2020
Autumn Series
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18 Oct 2020
Loughborough Trials (provis)
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25 Oct 2020
Autumn Series